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May 2022 - Over 2100 Mainers Helped Through Healthy Living for ME Falls Prevention Workshops

Grant Goals Exceeded; Participants Overwhelmingly Report Positive Results Statewide - Since 2019, Healthy Living for ME and partners of its statewide network have reached over 2100 Mainers through nearly 200 workshops held to support the prevention and reduction of falls in Maine. Read More

Mar. 2022 - Northern Light Sebasticook Valley Hospital Partners with Healthy Living for ME as Community Provider

(Augusta/Pittsfield) - Healthy Living for ME is pleased to welcome Northern Light Sebasticook Valley Hospital as a community provider in the statewide network. Read More

Mar. 2022 - Kennebec Valley YMCA Partners with Healthy Living for ME as Community Provider

(Augusta) - Healthy Living for ME is pleased to welcome the Kennebec Valley YMCA as a community provider in the statewide network. Read More

Mar. 2022 - Healthy Living for ME Recognizes March as Brain Injury Awareness Month

Statewide - This March, Healthy Living for ME joins in recognizing March as Brain Injury Awareness Month. According to the Brain Injury Association of America, more than 3.6 million people sustain an acquired brain injury each year. Read More

Jan. 2022 - Healthy Living for ME Invites Mainers To Participate in Leader Trainings

Training Sessions Scheduled for March and April Address Chronic Conditions, Caregiving Statewide - Healthy Living for ME is offering several leader trainings in March for Mainers who are interested in volunteering with the organization as a workshop leader. Any interested Mainer is welcome to join the trainings. Community organizations are also welcome to have their staff and/or volunteers participate in the leader trainings. Read More

Jan. 2022 - Jackie Morton

When I first got involved with SeniorsPlus as an administrative volunteer, I wasn’t sure what to expect. However, after just a short time there I was inspired to do more to help the organization and Healthy Living for ME (HL4ME) further its excellent mission of creating a healthier Maine. I’m so glad I found HL4ME and wanted to share why. Read More

Jan. 2022 - Healthy Living for ME Partners with Maine CDC to Support Pharmacists in Diabetes Prevention Efforts

Pharmacists invited to attend informational sessions on National Diabetes Prevention Program Statewide - The Maine CDC and Healthy Living for ME are partnering in an effort to help pharmacists provide their patients with more resources to prevent diabetes. In Maine, it is estimated that 10% of the population has diabetes and another 8% are aware they are pre-diabetic. Read More

Dec. 2021 - Healthy Living for ME to Offer National Diabetes Prevention Program

Free, virtual workshop will begin in February Statewide - Healthy Living for ME will be offering the National Diabetes Prevention Program to Mainers in 2022. The workshop is for adults who are at risk of developing Type 2 diabetes or who have pre-diabetes. It is estimated that over 86,000 Mainers are aware they have prediabetes. Read More

Dec. 2021 - Central Maine Medical Center’s Trauma Program Partners with Healthy Living for ME as Community Provider

(Lewiston) - Healthy Living for ME is pleased to formally welcome Central Maine Medical Center’s (CMMC) Trauma Program as the organization’s newest community provider. Read More

Dec. 2021 - Healthy Living for ME Awarded Grant to Expand Building Better Caregivers and Bingocize® Programs Statewide

Augusta - A recently awarded grant will allow Healthy Living for ME and its statewide Area Agency on Aging partners to expand the reach of two popular programs, Bingocize and Building Better Caregivers. The grant to fund the program expansion was awarded to Healthy Living for ME by the University of New England’s AgingME: Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program (GWEP). Read More
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